POLS 3446 - Transgender Theories And Politics

Description
4 hours; 4 creditsStudy of transgender identities, sets of practices, social movements, and interventions in gender studies and queer theory. Theoretical overview of key early texts in gender theory. Subsequent readings on social and legal constructions of sex in the United States and internationally and on social and political movements for transgender rights and gender self-determination. Examination of trans both as a particular kind of claim for gender recognition and as a move away from norms organized around the gender binary. Political Science 3446, Women's and Gender Studies 3352 and Sociology 3446 are the same course.Prerequisite of POLS 3446 & WGST 3352: Core Studies 3 or Core Curriculum 1230, or any Political Science course in the 1000-level range, or Women’s and Gender Studies 1001 or Sociology 1101 or permission of the Chairperson, or English 1010 or equivalent, or permission of department.Prerequisite of SOCY 3446: Any Political Science course in the 1000-level range, or Women’s and Gender Studies 1001 or Sociology 1101 or permission of the Chairperson, or English 1010 or equivalent, or permission of department. Class Notes: SAME AS WGST 3352SAME AS SOCY 3446. Enrollment Requirements: Core Studies 3 or Core Curriculum 1230, or any Political Science course in the 1000-level range, or Women’s and Gender Studies 1001 or Sociology 1101, or English 1010 is required to take this course.
Credits
4
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2017
Offered
MW
Avg. Class Size
25
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1